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Design of an Optically Accessible Scaled-Version of a Longwall Coal Mine for Investigating Explosion Hazards3/25/2020 - Contract reportsA contract to build a 1/40th scale model of a longwall coal mine.
6/10/2019 - Peer reviewed journal articlesAn article discussing a study conducted in NIOSH's Longwall Instrumented Aerodynamic Model (LIAM) to investigate the gob-face interaction, airflow patterns within the gob, and airflow dynamics on the face for varying roof caving characteristics.
7/1/2018 - Non-peer reviewed journal articlesAn article discussing the development, applications and findings from NIOSH's Longwall Instrumented Aerodynamic Model (LIAM).
9/1/2016 - Peer reviewed journal articlesA journal article describing a thermal model of a 23-person tent-type refuge alternative (RA). Testing using this model showed increases in temperature and relative humidity over the 96-hour test period.